Living By His Lifelong Motto

“In order to truly succeed, it’s never about you, but what you can do for others.” Bruce Cairns has been living by this motto his whole life. After graduating from medical school at the University of Pennsylvania, he joined the U.S. Navy and served 19 years as a commissioned officer. In the mid-90s as a […]

Drug delivery device toxic for tumors, not patients

“We use the device to hit the primary tumor hard. It’s an exciting approach because there is so little systemic toxicity that it leaves room to administer additional drugs against cancer cells that may have spread in the rest of the body.” — Jen Jen Yeh, M.D. Associate Professor, UNC School of Medicine Pancreatic cancer is deadly. But a […]